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Northeast / Pennsylvania - 3 days ago

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.—His life, his achievements

THE REV. DR. MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. is welcomed with a kiss by his wife Coretta after leaving court in Montgomery, Ala., March 22, 1956. Dr. King was found guilty of conspiracy to boycott city buses in a campaign to desegregate the bus system, but a judge suspended his $500 fine pending appeal. (Ass...

Northeast / Pennsylvania - 3 days ago

No party like an EMANON party

& by Debbie Norrell, Lifestyles Editor According to the men of EMANON (“no name” spelled backwards) “Ain’t no party like an EMANON party because an EMANON party don’t stop.” On Dec. 8, 2019, at the Comfort Inn, Rodi Road the party was warm, welcoming and as always, fun. The night started with t...

Northeast / Pennsylvania - 3 days ago

Lifestyles Report: New year, new me

by Debbie Norrell, Lifestyles Editor This is not a list of resolutions; I stopped making those years ago. Back in the day I used to make resolutions like cutting out sugar and two days into the New Year I was going through withdrawal. This year I decided to just do the things that I have been doing...

Southeast / Georgia - 3 days ago

Family of Black Doctors Has Social Media Buzzing

THE OYE FAMILY—“Our Dad, Dr. Herbert Oye (fourth from left), is a Nigerian immigrant. Upon moving to the United States, he attended medical school and has worked tirelessly to build his own Vascular Surgery practice,” the young physicians wrote in a statement on Facebook. by Stacy M. Brown, For New...

Northeast / Pennsylvania - 3 days ago

Thinking about refinancing? Five things to consider

For New Pittsburgh Courier (StatePoint)—Mortgage rates have recently hit near-record lows and Freddie Mac predicts rates will remain low for the foreseeable future. If you haven’t already taken advantage of the low-rate environment to refinance your home, experts say it’s worth considering. “There a...